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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Program Start Date Program End Date
Spring 2020 10/01/2019 10/08/2019 02/19/2020 06/12/2020
NOTE: Dates are subject to change. Students must arrive in the host city and check into the program housing on the program start date. The program officially ends on the end date, and students must check out of the housing facilities at that time. Participants are responsible for arranging travel to and from the program and should WAIT to purchase airfare until they have been officially instructed by the Faculty Director, Program Provider, and/or Host University.
Calendar Year 2020 10/01/2019 10/08/2019 02/19/2020 12/18/2020
Summer 2020 04/01/2020 04/08/2020 TBA TBA
NOTE: Dates are subject to change. Students must arrive in the host city and check into the program housing on the program start date. The program officially ends on the end date, and students must check out of the housing facilities at that time. Participants are responsible for arranging travel to and from the program and should WAIT to purchase airfare until they have been officially instructed by the Faculty Director, Program Provider, and/or Host University.
Academic Year 2020-2021 05/01/2020 05/08/2020 TBA TBA
NOTE: Dates are subject to change. Students must arrive in the host city and check into the program housing on the program start date. The program officially ends on the end date, and students must check out of the housing facilities at that time. Participants are responsible for arranging travel to and from the program and should WAIT to purchase airfare until they have been officially instructed by the Faculty Director, Program Provider, and/or Host University.
Fall 2020 05/01/2020 05/08/2020 TBA TBA
NOTE: Dates are subject to change. Students must arrive in the host city and check into the program housing on the program start date. The program officially ends on the end date, and students must check out of the housing facilities at that time. Participants are responsible for arranging travel to and from the program and should WAIT to purchase airfare until they have been officially instructed by the Faculty Director, Program Provider, and/or Host University.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Global Campus Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5
Click here for a definition of this term Housing Type(s): Dormitory Click here for a definition of this term Home Campus: U of U: Utah Campus
Click here for a definition of this term Credit Type: Graduate U of U, Undergraduate U of U Click here for a definition of this term Language(s) of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum Language Prerequisite: Advanced English Language Fluency Click here for a definition of this term Badge Opportunities: Independent Options
Click here for a definition of this term Eligibility: Good Academic & Judicial Standing, Minimum Age: 18, OPEN to ALL Majors Click here for a definition of this term Pre-departure Requirements: Learning Abroad 101, Pre-Departure Orientation, Participation Requirements for Learning Abroad, Pre-decision & Post-decision Steps, Travel Health Clearance
Program Description:
 

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  • Civil and environmental engineering is ideal for those with vision and analytic skills. Engineers are challenged to imagine new ways to support the needs of business, industry, public agencies, and nations. They innovatively conserve natural resources, create energy efficient systems, and integrate large structures into the natural environment.
  • Students who attend the Utah Asia Campus will have the opportunity to experience Asian culture firsthand while being part of an exciting new initiative at the U. This program offers students a unique perspective on one of the world's fastest growing markets, state of art facilities, and the chance to interact with students from across Asia. The Incheon area provides easy access to the diverse countries and cultures throughout the region so take the time to explore this amazing opportunity.
  • Seoul is the capital and largest city in South Korea. Students can experience the rich culture of the area while enjoying the historical sites and and modern architecture.
  • Students applying for this program will be attending the Utah Asia Campus on a temporary basis and will return to the U of U Salt Lake City campus to complete their degrees. If you are interested in permanently attending the Utah Asia Campus, please contact the Admissions Office for application instructions. 
  • For More Student Information (Click on the Homepage link above)

ACADEMICS

  • Utah Asia Courses: For additional information, please click here
  • Participants are required to maintain full-time status 
  • Participants must enroll in a minimum of 12 credits per semester, or 6 credits for the Summer term​
  • Of these minimum total credits, 6 credits per semester or 3 credits per summer term must be taken at the Utah Asia Campus—the rest may be taken at other Incheon Global Campus institutions through the course sharing program
  • The Utah Asia Campus is one of four universities that form the Incheon Global Campus (IGC); SUNY Korea, George Mason University Korea, and Ghent University Global Campus round out the group. Termed the “best global education hub in Northeast Asia,” the (IGC) is a national project established by the Korean government and Incheon Metropolitan City, to nurture next generation global manpower who will lead in education, economics, industry, culture, and art. 
  • In addition to taking courses at the Utah Asia Campus, you can select courses from the other IGC institutions. Major programs and course catalogs for each (IGC) institution can be found through the IGC website here. If you wish to take courses at one of the IGC institutions, please inform your Learning Abroad coordinator. 
  • Participants should compare the Utah Asia Campus academic calendar to the University of Utah academic calendar

LEARNING ABROAD BADGES

In addition to taking classes, students enrich their time abroad by participating in Learning Abroad Badge opportunities such as, Career Development, Language Immersion, Research Experience, and Community Engagement:
Badge Opportunities
The Learning Abroad Badges listed in the Fact Sheet above are included in this program. Some programs offer opportunities to earn additional Learning Abroad Badges through independent options.  Students interested in earning multiple Learning Abroad Badges can participate in the Global U Program and receive special recognition at graduation.

ACCOMMODATIONS

  • See Housing Type(s) above
  • Participants are required to use the program housing facilities
  • Housing is included in the program cost

FINANCES

  • Click on the Budget Sheet link above for information about ESTIMATED costs
  • Participants should read the full Withdrawal Penalty Policy BEFORE applying
  • Scholarships are available for Degree-Seeking, University of Utah students
  • Financial Aid might apply, visit your Financial Aid Counselor for more information

LEARNING ABROAD HANDBOOK

The Learning Abroad Handbook outlines the University of Utah's eligibility requirements, financial policies, conduct standards, administrative procedures, academic expectations, as well as visa and passport guidelines for Learning Abroad Programs. ALL participants are subject to the rules and regulations in the Learning Abroad Handbook. It is every participant's responsibility to read the Learning Abroad Handbook and contact Learning Abroad with any questions.